Who run the world? Beyoncé! Over the years, the singer has taken over the world of music, fashion, entertainment and stardom. Her name resounds beauty, power, and respect in the industry and among her fans. Everybody looks up to her, everyone wants to be her. It is no wonder that she has been nicknamed the Queen Bey.
Today, Beyonce celebrates her 35th birthday. We, hence put together a list of her raciest outfits till date. Controversial they may seem, but her Majesty rocked them like an imperial Queen. Basically, Beyoncé can even just about everything look classy. See for yourself:
When she was the Lady in Red
Beyoncé set the stage on fire at the MTV Europe Music Awards in 2009 in a red corset. The plunging neckline, red gloves and black heels intensified the sexy look. No wonder people could not take their eyes off her!
When her outfit made you stop and stare
The singer wore a webbed outfit at the Billboard Music Awards in 2011. It was not really a dress, more like metal twines spindling around her perfectly toned body, which she paired with skin-colored lingerie and fishnet stockings. Warning: do not repeat this outfit at home. Only Queen Bey can pull it off.
When she showed off her perfect body months after giving birth
Beyoncé arrived at the Met Gala in 2012, in a lacy black Givenchy gown, with purple ruffles at the bottom. The dress was almost completely sheer, showing off the singer’s fabulous figure. This was almost four months after she gave birth to baby Blue Ivy.
When she literally dressed like a Monarch
A Queen must dress like one. On her concert tour, called The Mrs. Carter Show, Beyoncé channeled Marie Antoinette in a gold and blue body suit, fit for a ruler. She also used a staff and a crown to complete the regal look.
When she intensified sex appeal with leather and lace
2013 was a good year for Beyhives as it saw the reunion of their favorite singer with her former bandmates, Michelle Williams and Kelly Rowland from Destiny’s Child. The singer looked smoking hot in her black leather-and-lace body suit as she crooned a medley of her songs.
When she replaced her clothes with glitter
No clothes, no problem. Beyoncé graced the cover of Flaunt Magazine for their mid-July issue in 2013, wearing nothing but glitter. The entire photoshoot was done with glitter, making the singer look dazzling as ever. One again, Beyoncé proved that even nude can be classy.
When she barely covered her lady bits
Beyoncé’s dress at the Grammy Awards 2014 was practically a curtain draped to fit her lean body. The dress was mostly transparent and entirely backless, exposing most of the singer’s skin. While it was 40% printed and 60% sheer, the overall look was a 100% elegant.
When her bedazzled dress left little to imagination
Another Met Gala, another sheer Givenchy gown. In 2015, Beyoncé made a late appearance at the Gala, in an all-sheer gown, embellished with floral jewelry to protect her lady parts. Matching the dress with nude pumps, the look was complete with the high ponytail.
When her sheer dress made her look royal
This year, Beyoncé chose another sheer gown for the Video Music Awards. The crystal gown had a green fur collar, which the singer paired with emerald and pink diamond earrings by Lorraine Schwartz. Once again, Beyoncé emerged looking as elegant as ever, as she marched along with her tot.